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CHILDREN'S HOUR

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' The Atom Chasers in Tibet' by Angus MacVicar
2—' The City of Joy '
Chenla, his daughter....Effle Morrison
Produced by Kathleen Garscadden
With Kit Kennedy and young Norbu, the ' Atom Chasers' set out on an expedition to Tibet to find the fabulous 'Book of Wisdom.' ' Fine experience for modern youth,' declares Major Morrison. Kit Kennedy's firm has arranged passports and fuelling stops for their small plane. But on the last stage of their flight-from Delhi to Lhasa-disaster overtakes them.
5.30 Particular Pets
A magazine for and about the friends of man
Introduced by Jim Pestridge with interruptions by unknown pets including:
How to be a Dog Lover by Owen Grindley
Donald Risdon talking about
Budgerigars
Meet the Rabbits with Tony Raymont
The Pet's Vet
The programme next week will answer some of the questions about Pets sent by children. Questions should be sent to ' Particular Pets,' BBC, Carpenter Road, Birmingham, 15.

Contributors

Unknown: Angus MacVicar
Unknown: Effle Morrison
Produced By: Kathleen Garscadden
Unknown: With Kit Kennedy
Introduced By: Jim Pestridge
Unknown: Owen Grindley
Unknown: Donald Risdon
Unknown: Tony Raymont
Sandy: Elizabeth Corner
Jock: Eileen McCallum
Willie: Jae Fraser
Major Morrison: Lain Cuthbertson
Kit Kennedy: David Kinnaird
Norbu: Bryden Murdoch
Thangme, a nomad: Lan Sadler
Sharong, a Tibetan Viceroy: Leonard Maguire

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